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S. 1451 (111th): FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act

A bill to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic control system, reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Sponsor. Senator for West Virginia. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2009
Length: 490 pages
Introduced:

Jul 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

See Instead:

H.R. 1586 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 10, 2010

History

Jul 14, 2009
 
Introduced

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Jul 21, 2009
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 1451 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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